AJK SC orders
to hold LG polls
by October 15


MUZAFFARABAD: Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) Supreme Court (SC) on Wednesday ordered to hold LG polls latest by October 15. The case related to the delay in LG polls in AJK was held by the valley’s apex court, here today.


Presenting the government’s stance Advocate General Khawja Maqbool pleaded with the SC to grant time for holding LG polls in AJK. To this, the apex court remarked from the last 30 years, LG polls have not been held in Azad Jammu and Kashmir, how much more time do you [govt] want?

We cannot give any more time, the SC remarked and ordered the government to hold the LG polls by October 15.